MLS® ID: PAPH878578
1600 ARCH STREET 1921 / 1917
PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania, 19103 $2,380,000
The Phoenix. Absolutely stunning top floor luxury penthouse with some of the most amazing views in the city await you. Built in 1925 in the Georgian Revival style, The Phoenix is one of Philadelphia's most beautiful National Historic Landmark buildings. This unit was completely renovated by the current owner who combined two units into one 2600 square foot residence. No detail was spared in this high-end renovation. Enter a gracious double door foyer with original carerra marble floors and a large coat room with storage. The kitchen features a double -sided glass door Sub-Zero refrigerator, a multi-zoned 150 bottle Viking wine cellar, Viking beverage chiller, Wolf stove with glass cook-top and hood, and a walk-in pantry for food and appliance storage and food prep! Truly amazing kitchen space! From the kitchen is a large open living room / dining room with a television viewing area with surround sound, library shelving with rolling ladder, and a frame-less electric fireplace. There are three sets of full height french doors off of the living space which opens onto the terrace. The terrace is one of largest in the city, offering 1000 square feet of panoramic city views including a spectacular view of Philadelphia City Hall and the recently renovated Love Park! During the renovation, the former one bedroom unit was converted into a large private oasis of a master suite. The master features a sitting area with television, a spacious office space with custom marble counters and columns and built-in lit glass display shelving. There is a wet-bar with a built in Miele coffee station, and the office even comes with its own Fort Knox safe. The master bath has double under-mount washstand sinks, separate shower stall with rain shower and body jets, a large Amalfi Victoria and Albert slipper tub, and two large glass door closets, one of which is fitted out with a large heated towel warmer. The master bedroom was built to take advantage of the downtown views and there is a large walk-in closet with amazing views up towards the Philadelphia Museum of Art. The penthouse has all solid wood floors and solid wood doors throughout. Custom marble flooring in the kitchen was designed to match the original marble floors in the foyer and in the public space. There is custom Lutron shades and lighting throughout in addition to surround sound. In addition are two other spacious bedrooms, one with attached full bath with double vanity. In addition to the tow car parking, the penthouse also has a combined four unit storage space on the climate controlled storage are on the the 4th floor. This is an absolute must see!